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NFIU to de-register dormant companies from September

Fri Jul 19th, 2019     Comments

By Yinka Kolawole, with agency report The Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit (NFIU) said it would begin to de-register dormant companies, otherwise known as shell companies, from September this... Read More →

Saudi Arabia targets 30m pilgrims by 2030—Consular General

Fri Jul 19th, 2019     Comments

By Bashir Bello The Consulate-General of Saudi Arabia in Nigeria (Kano), Yusuf Alghamdy on Wednesday said that the country targets to reach 30 million pilgrims to attend hajj exercise by year... Read More →

Hayatou shuns CAF invitation

Fri Jul 19th, 2019     Comments

Cameroonians are not happy with CAF over the treatment meted to their compatriot, Alhaji Issa Hayatou who was voted out in place of Ahmad Ahmad from Madagascar. Hayatou President of FECAFOOT, the... Read More →

Humanitarian crisis in the North: Senate asks FG to release monies to address problem

Fri Jul 19th, 2019     Comments

By Henry Umoru ABUJA—THE Senate, yesterday asked the Federal Government to urgently mandate the Federal Ministry of Finance to release the money due to North-East Development... Read More →

Abia community calls for structured vigilance group

Fri Jul 19th, 2019     Comments

By Anayo Okoli & Ugochukwu Alaribe WORRIED by rising insecurity in the country, Ikwuano community in Abia State has called for the setting up of a well-structured vigilance group to monitor... Read More →

Corrupt Judiciary : Senior lawyers, civil society groups back new CJN

Fri Jul 19th, 2019     Comments

By Innocent Anaba, Henry Ojelu & Onozure Dania LAGOS—Senior lawyers and civil society groups in the country, yesterday, concurred with the Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Ibrahim Tanko... Read More →

NCC to generate short code for NIPRD

Fri Jul 19th, 2019     Comments

By Emmanuel Elebeke ABUJA—The Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC has offered to generate short Code to enhance the operation of the National Institute for Pharmaceutical Research and... Read More →

Large turnout as Oyo pupils write placement, JSS3 exams for free

Fri Jul 19th, 2019     Comments

By Adeola Badru IN fulfilment of Governor Seyi Makinde’s promise, pupils of public and private primary schools and junior secondary schools in Oyo State came out in large number on Thursday... Read More →

Makinde urges Muslim pilgrims to shun illicit acts

Fri Jul 19th, 2019     Comments

By Adeola Badru IBADAN-JUST as the 2019 pilgrims from Oyo State to Saudi Arabia have been bid farewell, Governor Seyi Makinde has warned them to shun illicit acts while on the holy... Read More →

Firm denies involvement in ambulance usage for conveying illegal tramadol

Fri Jul 19th, 2019     Comments

Medbury Medical Services, owner of the ambulance illegally used to convey 10 cartons of stolen tramadol, has denied involvement. The company, in a statement on Thursday, said that the driver... Read More →